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More information on Fabulous NEW RS Softshell Jackets and Hoodies available to order online now!

Fabulous NEW RS Softshell Jackets and Hoodies available to order online now!


Can be personalised with your class logo, name, boat name, and/or boat number
Posted: 26/06/2017 14:31:53
More information on RS Sailing Summer Champs, HISC - HOT, HOT, HOT!

RS Sailing Summer Champs, HISC - HOT, HOT, HOT!


Oh my goodness, what a fabulous weekend! I hope as I write this there are not too many competitors applying after-sun as they sit at work in a complete daze.
Posted: 19/06/2017 17:59:55
More information on Nieuwpoort Week, Belgium, 1/2 July - REVISED INFORMATION

Nieuwpoort Week, Belgium, 1/2 July - REVISED INFORMATION


The third event in the new RS500 Eurocup Series is at Nieuwpoort Week, Belgium, 1/2 July.
Posted: 12/06/2017 11:22:46
More information on Lake Como - Enter before 14 June to get early entry discount

Lake Como - Enter before 14 June to get early entry discount


Don't forget to get your entry in to the RS500 Worlds, RS100 Europeans, RS200/RS400 Eurocup at wonderful Lake Como, Italy before the price goes up on 14 June.
Posted: 31/05/2017 10:29:25
More information on Great fun at 2nd 2017 RS500 Eurocup Series at Medemblik

Great fun at 2nd 2017 RS500 Eurocup Series at Medemblik


Sounds like fun and games at Medemblik, The Netherlands, last weekend, some of which was on the water! Read all about it.
Posted: 16/05/2017 16:17:21
More information on RS Sailing Summer Chmaps, HISC, 17/18 June - PRICE GOES UP ON FRIDAY

RS Sailing Summer Chmaps, HISC, 17/18 June - PRICE GOES UP ON FRIDAY


Don''t miss this massive regatta for RS100s, RS200s, RS300s, RS400s, RS500s, RS700s, RS800s, RS Aeros hosted by Hayling Island SC. The price goes up on 17 May (this Friday), so enter now to £15/boat.
Posted: 08/05/2017 09:59:56
More information on Team RS Sailors Club

Team RS Sailors Club


Would you like to be the ‘Team RS Sailors Club’ rep for your club? We are looking for Club Reps to help us promote Class Association activities across the RS classes
Posted: 03/05/2017 10:48:32
More information on Fantastic Easter event at Lac du Der

Fantastic Easter event at Lac du Der


A fantastic event over Easter for the France Open Skiff at Lac du Der, Champagne. This was the opening event in the new RS500 and RS800 Eurocup Series 2017.
Posted: 25/04/2017 14:58:34
More information on RS500 Class Rules - Outcome of Vote

RS500 Class Rules - Outcome of Vote


The recent vote has finished, and the outcome is for. New rules now available on-line.
Posted: 11/04/2017 18:26:43
More information on Enter before Easter (Friday 14 April) to get early entry discount to the RS800 Europeans/RS500 Eurocup, Medemblik, 11-14 May 2017

Enter before Easter (Friday 14 April) to get early entry discount to the RS800 Europeans/RS500 Eurocup, Medemblik, 11-14 May 2017


We are delighted to have the RS800 European Championships, and the Dutch event for the RS500 Eurocup Series at the prestigious venue of the International Sailing Centre, Medemblik from 12-14 May 2017.
Posted: 04/04/2017 10:33:31
More information on New to RS? Tips to help you get going

New to RS? Tips to help you get going


Need to find a club, a boat, a crew? Need advice on baot set up? Read on to find out how we can help...
Posted: 09/03/2017 09:43:21
More information on RS600 Resurgence

RS600 Resurgence


Have you heard that the original (and many would say still the best) ''skiff'' class is enjoying a resurgence? ...
Posted: 28/02/2017 09:44:44
More information on Entry open to the RS800 Europeans/RS500 Eurocup, Medemblik, May 2017

Entry open to the RS800 Europeans/RS500 Eurocup, Medemblik, May 2017


We are delighted to have the RS800 European Championships, and the Dutch event for the RS500 Eurocup Series at the prestigious venue of the International Sailing Centre, Medemblik from 12-14 May 2017.
Posted: 07/02/2017 13:45:57
More information on RS Sailing Summer Championships - Entry Now Open

RS Sailing Summer Championships - Entry Now Open


Join the RS Sailing Summer Championships - a massive regatta for RS100s, RS200s, RS300s, RS400s, RS500s, RS700s, RS800s, RS Aeros hosted by Hayling Island SC. Entry is limited to 240 boats and think this will be a sell-out so get cracking!
Posted: 07/02/2017 12:35:37

French Open Skiff, Easter 2017 - NoR & Entry form now available


The France Open Skiff welcome you for this 15th edition from 15-17 April, in the Champagne region. Lots of information and NoR available. Charter RS500s available.
Posted: 25/01/2017 17:15:52
More information on Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!


Calendar, Noble Marine Discount...
Posted: 04/01/2017 11:34:22
More information on Entries now open to Championships at Lake Como, Italy, July 2017

Entries now open to Championships at Lake Como, Italy, July 2017


We're delighted to declare open the entries to - RS500 Worlds, RS100 Europeans and RS200/RS400 Eurocup, hosted by AVAL-CDV Gravedona, Lake Como, Italy from 24-28 July 2017.
Posted: 31/12/2016 13:31:41
More information on Christmas Greetings, Shopping and your 2017 Calendar!

Christmas Greetings, Shopping and your 2017 Calendar!


It's all happening here...
Posted: 08/12/2016 12:50:11
More information on End of Season Video Out Here Now!

End of Season Video Out Here Now!


and Christmas shopping solutions from your RS Class Association!
Posted: 28/11/2016 12:44:17
More information on Christmas shopping solutions from your RS Class Association here!

Christmas shopping solutions from your RS Class Association here!


And a reminder to cast your RS Class Association vote!
Posted: 23/11/2016 12:07:17

Latest Forum Posts

polar curve


Hi Do you know if polar curve exist for RS500?Best ...

22/06/2017 15:17:33


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22/06/2017 15:14:48

RS 500 vs Hobie 16


Hello,I found the conversion table from SHRS to PY here http://www.schrs.com/pylookalike.php indeed, where you can also find the conversion ...

16/06/2017 14:11:27

RS 500 vs Hobie 16


That makes sense then. I believe the Hobie also has a SCHRS with a kite but not too sure. SCHRS is only for cats though, so you won't find it fo...

12/06/2017 10:49:09

RS 500 vs Hobie 16


Dear Cedric, Thank you for the very nice and clear answer, this helps indeed.  In our race, the Hobie 16 lost ground in the upwind leg, and ...

12/06/2017 09:16:43

RS 500 vs Hobie 16


Hi,  I race in Hong Kong and my RS500 is based at a club where we are the only competing monohull.  When we do take part in races its a...

12/06/2017 08:06:34

Summer Championships


The forecast is looking go so why not come and joins us at Hayling next weekend. We do not have many chances to race against other 500s this yea...

11/06/2017 18:46:27

RS 500 vs Hobie 16


Dear all,I have been recently competing in a short, informal regatta on a RS 500 against a Hobie 16.  I know that the two boats are hard to compa...

10/06/2017 21:15:51

GNAV/MAST Bracket


   Many thanks for the comments...Im not alone ...Im thinking that if i stiffen the mast with the spreaders and move them forward it should ...

25/05/2017 19:35:27

GNAV/MAST Bracket


Sadly, this is a common problem with the 500, particularly for those who use massive amounts of gnav tension and/or go out in big blows.  Tim Wil...

25/05/2017 10:24:36

GNAV/MAST Bracket


I have checked my boat (610) and there is no sign of the mast tack closing.....not sure why yours has bent.  I'm not aware of any changes i...

25/05/2017 07:55:59

GNAV/MAST Bracket


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23/05/2017 22:26:07

GNAV/MAST Bracket


Im having an issue with the sail track closing due to the lopsided pressure from the GNAV , especially when its blowing a bit. It makes the sail eithe...

23/05/2017 22:14:41

Great fun at 2nd 2017 RS500 Eurocup Series at Medemblik


Sounds like fun and games at Medemblik, The Netherlands, last weekend, some of which was on the water! The 3rd round of the RS800 Eurocup, and 2017 Eu...

16/05/2017 16:18:18

RS500 Eurocup, Medemblik - weekend entry now available for 13/14 May


We are delighted to have the RS800 European Championships, and the Dutch event for the RS500 Eurocup Series at the prestigious venue of the Internatio...

18/04/2017 14:44:43

Enter before Easter (Friday 14 April) to get early entry discount to the RS800 Europeans/RS500 Eurocup, Medemblik, 11-14 May 2017


We are delighted to have the RS800 European Championships, and the Dutch event for the RS500 Eurocup Series at the prestigious venue of the Internatio...

04/04/2017 10:38:38

South Coast Racing


Anyone interested in  getting a few 500s together to race at one of the open handicap events on the south coast (such as the Weston Grand Slam at...

09/03/2017 21:37:12

Happy New Year, calendar and Noble Marine discount


 We've had a wonderful holiday but now it's back nose to the grind...Don't despairUse your time productively by planning your 2017 sailingJust go...

04/01/2017 11:37:21

Christmas Greetings, Shopping and your 2017 Calendar!


Christmas Greetings, Shopping and your 2017 Calendar!It's all happening here...Hello RS500 Sailor1. Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from y...

08/12/2016 12:55:33

Membership and Subscription Vote 18 Nov 16


Important RS Class Association Members VoteWe need you to vote on the proposed changes to RS Class Association membership and subscription.The aim is ...

18/11/2016 11:05:45

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